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Court grants new charter deadline

MPs, senators given 15 days to explain stance

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The Constitution Court has decided to give MPs and senators who signed to support amendments to the charter more time to explain their stance. 

The court Wednesday extended the deadline it has given the group by 15 days, as it prepares to hear a petition against the changes.

Some of the lawmakers have defied the court by refusing to say why they want change, though the court says this is not the reason it is extending the deadline.

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